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Thursday, June 23, 2016 by The Press in

Oroskey earns


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Patrick T. Oroskey, of Whitehall, has earned a bachelor of science degree in engineering design technology during one of the Pennsylvania College of Technology’s commencement ceremonies May 13 and 14.



On May 14, 508 graduates took center stage for Elizabethtown College’s 113th commencement. Regina M. Benjamin, 18th U.S. surgeon general, was the speaker.

Whitehall: Vincent J. Deblass, bachelor’s degree in communications; Annemarie R. Hartzell, bachelor’s degree in history, summa cum laude

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Thursday, June 16, 2016 by The Press in

Students named



Millersville University of Pennsylvania announces its dean’s list for the spring 2016 semester. The 1,250 students named to the dean’s list earned a semester GPA of 3.50 or higher and attempted at least 12 credits of course work.

Catasauqua: Andrea Kaeppel, Janelle Roth

Coplay: Joseph Asbury

Northampton: Aaron Keglovits


Thursday, May 26, 2016 by The Press in

Degrees are awarded

york college of Pa

Over 760 students received degrees at York College of Pennsylvania’s commencement exercises May 14.

Catasauqua: Patrick Burker, bachelor of science degree in criminal justice; Austin Calaman, bachelor of science degree in criminal justice; Kate Lutte, bachelor of science degree in biology

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Thursday, May 12, 2016 by The Press in

Donohue named



Samantha Donohue, of Whitehall, was inducted into Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society at Kutztown University April 9. Inductees are adult students who have a minimum of a 3.2 GPA and have successfully completed at least 24 credits at Kutztown University. The university inducted 27 students into the honor society this year.

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Thursday, May 5, 2016 by The Press in

McCartney named




Derek McCartney, of Catasauqua, was recently inducted into Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society at Delaware Valley University during the spring 2016 semester. Alpha Lambda Delta encourages superior scholastic achievement among first-year students. The honor society promotes intelligent living and a continued high standard of learning. Members are encouraged to recognize and develop meaningful goals for their unique roles in society. To be inducted, students must have a GPA of 3.5 or better during their first full-time year.

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Thursday, April 21, 2016 by The Press in

Harrison is a



Christina Harrison, of Coplay, is one of 20 Wilkes University education majors completing a student teaching assignment at area schools this semester. Harrison is currently completing assignments at Lake Lehman High School and is pursuing a teaching degree in secondary history. Student teaching is one of the requirements for earning teacher certification in Pennsylvania.

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Thursday, April 7, 2016 by The Press in

Students named




A total of 1,409 students have been named to the dean’s list at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (ESU) for the fall 2015 semester of the 2015-2016 academic year, according to Joanne Bruno, J.D., provost and vice president for academic affairs. Students eligible for the dean’s list are those who have attained a 3.5 quality point average or better and are enrolled full time. The letter grade B earns 3 quality points per credit, and the grade A earns 4 quality points per credit.

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Thursday, March 17, 2016 by The Press in

Dean’s list



Wilkes University Provost Dr. Anne Skleder has announced the dean’s list for the fall 2015 semester. To be named to the dean’s list, students must obtain a minimum 3.4 grade-point average and carry at least 12 credits.

Bath: Keri Diehl, Kayla Gradwohl, Zachary Koehler

Coplay: Michaela Chidiac, Christina Harrison

Northampton: Ashley Divincenzo, Nicole Kutos

Whitehall: Cara Basile, Jillian Glasgow, Marissa Kier, Chloe Musselman, Abigail Nemeth, Julia Nguyen, Sarah Wasley



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Thursday, February 11, 2016 by The Press in

Students named

Temple Univ.

Temple University has announced students named to the fall 2015 semester dean’s list. Students are required to attain a semester grade point average of 3.61 or higher for this honor.

Whitehall Township: Matthew Tyler Meyers, Fox School of Business and Management

Catasauqua: Kyle Walker, a 2014 graduate of Millersville University and a Catasauqua High School graduate, School of Pharmacy


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Thursday, January 28, 2016 by The Press in

Dean’s list

University of Delaware

Students have been named to the dean’s list for the fall 2015 semester at University of Delaware. To meet eligibility requirements for the dean’s list, a student must be enrolled full-time and earn a GPA of 3.33 or higher for the semester.

Bath: Kristen Danek

Catasauqua: Sydney Jaworowski

Whitehall: Connor Bydlon, Taylor Feher, Brittany Pantoni, Luke Szewczak